LONDON THE PHILANTHROPIC WOLVES IN SHEEPS’ CLOTHING This post has evolved after I accidentally stumbled across a newspaper article. The further I looked into it, the bigger the web became. This is focusing on the do-gooders who, to all intents and purposes, were the saviours of homeless children but who were abusing their positions of… Continue reading LONDON: THE PHILANTHROPIC WOLVES IN SHEEPS’ CLOTHING
Anthony Daly was just 20 years old when he decided to leave The Troubles in Derry and travel to England. Little did he realise he would find himself in personal trouble and at the mercy of a number of nasty characters centred around the Playland arcade in Piccadilly.
ROGER CHARLES AUGUSTINE GLEAVES – TIMELINE Roger C Gleaves, born 1935, Marylebone Mother = Elsie Edith Mugridge (b.1902, Kensington) Father = William H Gleaves (b.1900, Wandsworth) Married = 1929, Brentford Sister = C Gleaves – 1936, Surrey North Eastern, Kent Brother = M Gleaves – 1944, Leeds Sister = B Gleaves – 1947, Surrey Mid… Continue reading THE SOHO CONNECTIONS: Roger Gleaves
In 1975 Granada TV showed a ground-breaking documentary on young runaways and life on the “meat rack” in London’s West End. As the programme makers filmed, real life events took over the storyline and a simple, (albeit shocking in itself) documentary turned in to a double-length programme that covered the real life, seedy, gritty, dangerous… Continue reading THE SOHO CONNECTIONS: Johnny Go Home – 1975